Staff Research Associate

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The Semel Institute for Neuroscience
and Human Behavior is seeking to hire a full-time Staff Research Associate to
join the Psychiatry Department. Primary duties include:
  • Enter and manage research data
  • Approach patients about being a part of a registry diagnostic study
  • Conduct screening interviews for study in person and by phone
  • Consenting of subjects
  • Help participants complete questionnaires
  • Conduct structured diagnostic interviews
Bachelor degree preferred
Ability to coordinate data collection and data entry for research studies.
Ability to interact appropriately and congenially with all staff, faculty, students, patients and the public at all times.
Ability to schedule patient and administrative appointments accurately.
Skill at prioritizing assignments and ability to work concurrently on several projects.
Ability to function effectively with several interruptions.
Ability to work independently and follow through on tasks with minimal direction
High level ability in the use of a PC using all Windows applications.
Ability to enter data and manage research data base.
Ability in the use of SPSS.
Skill in maintaining organized filing systems.
Skill in editing reports, correspondence, manuals, etc., for grammar and punctuation.
Ability to maintain confidentiality in the strictest sense.
Skill in maintaining accurate timekeeping.
Familiarity with child and adolescent psychiatric disorders.
Spanish-speaking preferred
UCLA is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.